Awards

See below the medals and awards received by Clos des Cazaux wines and, at the bottom of the page, the press review.

Clos des Cazaux Awards

Vacqueyras White Les Clefs d’Or 2023:
• Gold Medal Concours des vins Terre de Vins 2024
• Rated 15.5/20 – 90-91/100 Magazine Vertdevin 2024

Gigondas Red Cuvée La Tour Sarrasine 2022:
• Rated 93/100 Magazine Decanter 2023
• Rated 16.5/20 by www.jancisrobinson.com

Gigondas Red Le Souiras 2022:
• Rated 15.5/20 by www.jancisrobinson.com

Vacqueyras Red Les Templiers 2022:
• Rated 15/20 by www.jancisrobinson.com

Vacqueyras White Vieilles Vignes 2021:
• Tasting by Andreas Larsson, elected World’s Best Sommelier in 2007 – 90/100

Pale straw colour with a green hue. Youthful aromas offering some new oak and toast, white fleshed fruit lemongrass and white fleshed fruit notes. Rather ample palate – finely textured with fine extract a rounded acidity and generous young stone fruit notes, still some oak presence but balanced with a long and unctuous finish .

Vacqueyras White Les Clefs d’Or 2021:
• 1 star in the Guide Hachette des Vins 2023

Vacqueyras Red Saint Roch 2021:
• Rated 90/100 in Dussert-Gerber wine guide 2024
• 1 star Guide Hachette des Vins 2024

Gigondas Red Prestige 2021:
• Rated 16/20 – 92/100 Magazine Vertdevin 2024

Gigondas Red Le Souiras 2020:
• Double GOLD medal Concours International Grenaches du Monde 2024 (rated 93.75/100)
• Rated 92/100 in Dussert-Gerber wine guide 2024
• 1 star Guide Hachette des Vins 2024
• Rated 16.75/20 – 93-94/100 Magazine Vertdevin 2024
• Tasting by Andreas Larsson, elected World’s Best Sommelier in 2007 – 94/100

Dark garnet with a purple hue. Ripe and sweet nose offering dark plum, wild berries, tobacco and garrigue. The palate shows good density and concentration, grainy tannin giving freshness, and layerws of spicy dark fruit, well built with good depth, persistency and potential .

Vacqueyras White Vieilles Vignes 2020:
• Vinalies Gold Medal 2022

Vacqueyras Red Les Templiers 2020:
• Rated 91/100 in Dussert-Gerber wine guide 2024

Gigondas Red Prestige 2020:
• Rated 90/100 in Dussert-Gerber wine guide 2024
• 1 star Guide Hachette des Vins 2024

Gigondas Red Le Souiras 2019:
• Vinalies medal GRAND OR 2022
• Palme of Vinalies 2022 for the Vallée du Rhône Provence Corse region
• 1 star in the Guide Hachette des Vins 2023

Gigondas Red Prestige 2019:
• Vinalies medal GRAND OR 2022
• 1 star in the Guide Hachette des Vins 2023

Vacqueyras Red Grenat Noble 2019:
• Vinalies Gold Medal 2022
• 1 star in the Guide Hachette des Vins 2023

Vacqueyras White Les Clefs d’Or 2018:
• Gold medal at the Concours Général Agricole 2020
• Gold Medal Concours des vins Jury Consommateurs Vacqueyras 2019
• Gold Medal ELLE à TABLE Magazine 2019

Gigondas Red Cuvée La Tour Sarrasine 2018:
• Rated 14.5/20 Magazine RVF Spécial issue vintage 2018
• Silver medal at the Concours Général Agricole 2020
• Rated 15.5 by Richard Heming MW

Vacqueyras White Vieilles Vignes clairette 2018:
• Vinalies Silver Medal 2020

Vacqueyras White Les Clefs d’Or 2017:
• Rated 14.5 by Roberto Petronio for Revue des Vins de France
• Gold Medal Concours des Vins ELLE A TABLE 2018
• Gold Medal Concours des Vins VINSOBRE 2018
• Rated **** (excellent quality) by John Livingston Learmonth sept 2018 on the website www.drinkrhone.com
• Rated 16 by Richard Hemming for Jancis Robinson – Decanter Magazine

Vacqueyras Red Saint Roch 2017:
• Rated 14.5 by Roberto Petronio for Revue des Vins de France

Vacqueyras Red Les Templiers 2017:
• Rated 90 – 92 by Joe Czerwinski for www.robertparker.com in June 2018
• 15.5 by Richard Hemming for Jancis Robinson
• 1 star in the Guide Hachette 2020

Gigondas Red La Tour Sarrasine 2017:
• 16 by Richard Hemming for Jancis Robinson
• 15,5-16 by Roberto Petronio for Revue des Vins de France
• 89/91 + par Joe Czerwinski pour Wine Advocate – Aout 2018

Gigondas Red Prestige 2017:
• Vinalies Gold Medal 2020

Vacqueyras White Les Clefs d’Or 2016:
• Raimbaut d’ARGENT at the 31st Jury Consommateurs Vacqueyras Wine Competition 2017
• Rated 16/20 by Richard Hemming in October 2017 for the website www.jancisrobinson.com
• Wine mentioned in the Guide Hachette des Vins 2018
• Rated 91 by Decanter Magazine in April 2018

Vacqueyras White Vieilles Vignes 2016:
• Wine quoted in the Guide Hachette des Vins 2019
• Rated 92 by Joe Czerwinski for www.robertparker.com in June 2018
• Rated 92 by Josh Raynolds for VINOUS Magazine in April 2018

Vacqueyras Red Grenat Noble 2016:
• Gold Medal + Trophy at the Jury Consommateurs wine competition for the best red Vacqueyras in 2019
• 3 stars in the Guide Hachette des Vins 2020
• Vinalies Silver Medal 2020

Vacqueyras Red Les Templiers 2016:
• Rated 16.5+/20 by Richard Hemming in October 2017 for the site www.jancisrobinson.com
• Rated **** (excellent quality) by John Livingston Learmonth in September 2018 on the site www.drinkrhone.com

Vacqueyras Red Saint Roch 2016:
• Rated **** by John Livingstone Learmonth in September 2018 on the site www.drinkrhone.com
• 1 star Guide Hachette des Vins 2020

Gigondas Red La Tour Sarrasine 2016:
• Rated 91 – 93 by Josh Raynolds – August 2018
• Rated 94 by Joe Czerwinski – Wine Advocate – August 2018
• Rated 93 by Jeb Dunnuck – August 2018
• Rated 91 by A. Lee Lijima – Wine Enthusiast – December 2018
• Gold Medal – Worldwide Competition Féminalise – Paris – 2019

Gigondas Red Prestige 2016:
• Silver Medal – Worldwide Competition Féminalise – Paris – 2019
• Rated 93 by Andreas Larsson, World’s Best Sommelier – February 2019; www.blindtasted.com
• Trophy for the best Gigondas at the Vaucluse Winegrower’s Know-How Trophy in 2019
• 3 stars in the Guide Hachette des Vins 2020

Press

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